Higashi Hennazaki Lighthouse, Miyakojima

Lighthouse · Tourist Spot
Journey down the long tendril of land where Higashi Hennazaki Lighthouse stands vigil, warning of shallow seas littered with enormous boulders. Enter the lighthouse and climb to the top to witness panoramic views across the peninsula, or simply wander around the well-kept grounds and explore the coast, listening to the waves crashing on the shore. Consider bringing along a picnic to enjoy in this picturesque setting. Higashi Hennazaki Lighthouse is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , custom trip planner Edition.
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  • There are many nice beaches in Miyakojima. There are couple of free towers to watch sceneries. But pay 200JPY and climb those 97 steps - the view is unforgetable! And worth that driving to...  more »
  • Cape Hennazi is a 1.5 mile tendril that ends at the lighthouse. A national landmark, the Higashi Hennazaki Lighthouse keeps ships out of the shallow seas and humongous boulders surrounding the...  more »

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